Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cucumber skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cucumber over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cucumber
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 148 189
Rank change year-on-year +4 +41 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cucumber 86 49 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.55% 1.05% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.21% 5.29% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 28 22 31
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -23.91% +22.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £59,050 £49,000 £68,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Cucumber is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,192 926 987
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.45% 19.77% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 748 551 612
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Cucumber
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cucumber as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland.

Salary trend for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cucumber in Scotland over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cucumber in Scotland

Cucumber
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cucumber within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -16 45 £47,500 +26.67% 9
Edinburgh 0 38 £35,000 +2.94% 2
West Lothian 0 4 - -
Cucumber
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Cucumber also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cucumber.

1 72 (83.72%) Test Automation
2 58 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (63.95%) Selenium
4 50 (58.14%) TDD
5 46 (53.49%) Java
6 43 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 43 (50.00%) BDD
7 36 (41.86%) FitNesse
8 35 (40.70%) Ruby
9 34 (39.53%) Spring
9 34 (39.53%) JBoss
9 34 (39.53%) Python
10 32 (37.21%) Scrum
11 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
11 29 (33.72%) Tomcat
11 29 (33.72%) HTML
12 28 (32.56%) Hibernate
13 27 (31.40%) Bash Shell
14 26 (30.23%) Docker
14 26 (30.23%) QA
15 25 (29.07%) Multithreading
15 25 (29.07%) Finance
15 25 (29.07%) Opscode Chef
15 25 (29.07%) HTML5
15 25 (29.07%) Puppet
15 25 (29.07%) MongoDB
15 25 (29.07%) NoSQL
16 24 (27.91%) Hadoop
16 24 (27.91%) Redis
16 24 (27.91%) Riak

Cucumber
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (39.53%) JBoss
2 29 (33.72%) Tomcat
3 24 (27.91%) Jetty
3 24 (27.91%) WebLogic
4 20 (23.26%) WebSphere
5 7 (8.14%) Confluence
6 3 (3.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (8.14%) GitHub
2 6 (6.98%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (5.81%) IaaS
4 3 (3.49%) BlazeMeter
4 3 (3.49%) BrowserStack
4 3 (3.49%) npm
5 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.16%) Google Analytics
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (23.26%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.07%) MongoDB
1 25 (29.07%) NoSQL
2 24 (27.91%) Couchbase
2 24 (27.91%) Hadoop
2 24 (27.91%) Redis
2 24 (27.91%) Riak
3 4 (4.65%) Big Data
4 3 (3.49%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.49%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) MySQL
6 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 55 (63.95%) Selenium
2 36 (41.86%) FitNesse
3 24 (27.91%) Vagrant
4 22 (25.58%) SpecFlow
5 18 (20.93%) HP UFT
5 18 (20.93%) JUnit
6 13 (15.12%) Jenkins
7 12 (13.95%) JIRA
8 10 (11.63%) JMeter
9 8 (9.30%) Git (software)
10 6 (6.98%) JBehave
10 6 (6.98%) Maven
10 6 (6.98%) TeamCity
10 6 (6.98%) WebDriver
11 5 (5.81%) LoadRunner
12 4 (4.65%) Appium
13 3 (3.49%) Calabash
13 3 (3.49%) Gatling
13 3 (3.49%) Visual Studio
13 3 (3.49%) Zephyr
General
1 25 (29.07%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Legal
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 3 (3.49%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (43.02%) Developer
2 26 (30.23%) Analyst
2 26 (30.23%) Test Analyst
3 18 (20.93%) Java Developer
4 16 (18.60%) Full Stack Developer
5 13 (15.12%) Test Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Automation Test Analyst
7 7 (8.14%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (6.98%) Automation Tester
8 6 (6.98%) Tester
9 5 (5.81%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Lead Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Developer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 3 (3.49%) DevOps Consultant
11 3 (3.49%) Senior Automation Test Analyst
11 3 (3.49%) Senior DevOps
11 3 (3.49%) Senior DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (39.53%) Spring
2 29 (33.72%) HTML
3 28 (32.56%) Hibernate
4 25 (29.07%) HTML5
5 23 (26.74%) JPA
6 22 (25.58%) JMS
7 21 (24.42%) Gherkin
8 20 (23.26%) Kafka
8 20 (23.26%) RabbitMQ
8 20 (23.26%) TIBCO EMS
8 20 (23.26%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (10.47%) RESTful
10 8 (9.30%) Behat
10 8 (9.30%) React
11 7 (8.14%) Web Services
12 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
12 5 (5.81%) JSP
12 5 (5.81%) Node.js
12 5 (5.81%) Redux
13 4 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Computer Science
1 5 (5.81%) User Experience
2 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (1.16%) Blog
4 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Linux
2 1 (1.16%) Unix
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (83.72%) Test Automation
2 58 (67.44%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (58.14%) TDD
4 43 (50.00%) BDD
5 32 (37.21%) Scrum
6 29 (33.72%) Software Engineering
7 25 (29.07%) Multithreading
8 24 (27.91%) System Testing
9 22 (25.58%) Defect Management
10 21 (24.42%) Concurrent Programming
10 21 (24.42%) Integration Testing
10 21 (24.42%) Kanban
10 21 (24.42%) Scenario Testing
10 21 (24.42%) Software Testing
11 20 (23.26%) DSDM
11 20 (23.26%) RUP
11 20 (23.26%) UML
11 20 (23.26%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (20.93%) Test Scripting
13 17 (19.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (53.49%) Java
2 43 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 35 (40.70%) Ruby
4 34 (39.53%) Python
5 27 (31.40%) Bash Shell
6 16 (18.60%) SQL
7 8 (9.30%) PHP
7 8 (9.30%) PL/SQL
8 7 (8.14%) C#
9 2 (2.33%) ES6
10 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.14%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.81%) MCP
2 5 (5.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.81%) OCP
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle Certification
2 5 (5.81%) SAP Certification
3 4 (4.65%) Degree
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (30.23%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 25 (29.07%) Opscode Chef
1 25 (29.07%) Puppet
2 24 (27.91%) Ansible
2 24 (27.91%) Cobbler
3 1 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.16%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 20 (23.26%) IBM
2 20 (23.26%) TIBCO
3 9 (10.47%) Oracle
4 8 (9.30%) Informatica
5 6 (6.98%) HP
6 5 (5.81%) SAP
7 1 (1.16%) Cognizant
7 1 (1.16%) Google
7 1 (1.16%) Perfecto Mobile
7 1 (1.16%) Zend